Memory leak with dev_add_pack()

Daniel Baluta daniel.baluta at
Sun Jan 23 08:03:18 EST 2011

Hi Spiro,

> While it essentially works as I want it to, I found that I am leaking
> memory this way. Having this module in a highly loaded network,
> "head -n5 /proc/meminfo" shows that MemFree is steadily falling, until
> the kernel OOPS with an out of memory condition.

Have you considered using kmemleak [1] to help your debugging?



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